Lawmakers, Environmentalists Spar Over Proposal to “Modernize” Endangered Species Act

An attempt by members of the Congressional Western Caucus to introduce new bills to “modernize” the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is instead seen as a move to gut the act by conservationists. Sponsors of the new bills say the move to promote the new conservation initiatives would allow for more local input and spur more … Continue reading Lawmakers, Environmentalists Spar Over Proposal to “Modernize” Endangered Species Act